The Mayo case is likely to have international ramifications for VW.

In the latest twist in the Volkswagen emissions scandal the car firm’s legal team walked out of Castlebar District Court on Tuesday afternoon after Di(...)

VW unsuccessfully sought an adjournment of Tuesday’s hearing at Castlebar District Court. Photograph: Fabian Bimmer/Reuters

On Tuesday, Castlebar District Court in Co Mayo will play host to the latest chapter in the multibillion-euro Volkswagen emissions scandal. On one s(...)

Matthias Mueller, Volkswagen chief executive told German newspaper US style compensation scheme for European car owners would bankrupt company. Photograph: AFP

Volkswagen has warned that compensation packages for European motorists who bought cars fitted with devices to cheap emission tests will not receive p(...)